Reducing Energy Consumption Zoom meeting

DOVER — Dr. Anthony (Tony) DePrima will discuss how targeted energy efficiency can reduce energy consumption from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27 via Zoom.Dr. DePrima is executive director of “Energize Delaware,” which is a non-profit aimed at fostering a sustainable energy future. Their team offers carbon reduction programs for homes, businesses, nonprofits […]

Toys for Tots to hold kickoff in Sussex

NASSAU — The Local Campaign Organization of the Marine Toys For Tots Foundation invites Sussex County residents and guests to attend the inaugural Nassau DE Kick-Off Event on Nov. 7, at the Pavilion of American Legion Post 28, 31768 Legion Road, in Millsboro from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Attendees who wish to donate should bring […]

Farm Bureau Foundation to hold 5K Milk Run/Walk

DOVER — The Delaware Farm Bureau Foundation is hosting its 7th annual 5K Milk Run/Walk this November to benefit the Food Bank of Delaware and the Ministry of Caring.The event facilitated by TriSports Events was created by the New Castle County Farm Bureau to raise needed funds for the Ministry of Caring’s Milk for Children […]

Second round of TIIF grant applications due Nov. 16

DOVER — The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is reminding interested businesses that applications for the next round of Transportation Infrastructure Investment Fund (TIIF) grants will be accepted until Monday, Nov. 16. A total of $12,501,000 is available for the second round of TIIF applications.TIIF was established in 2019 to provide economic assistance for renovation, […]

Salvation Army ready to provide Christmas help

DOVER — The Salvation Army church office in Dover helps provide Christmas cheer for Kent County children ages 12.However, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, The Salvation Army’s Christmas program will be very different this year and also as contactless as possible.Individuals in need of Christmas assistance can call The Salvation Army Dover office at […]

DART announces services changes beginning next week

DART services changes will impact all counties beginning Oct. 25.In New Castle County, schedule time adjustments on some routes will improve on-time performance and connections.The following weekend service improvements will be made:Routes 2, 6 and 13 – earlier Saturday morning service.Routes 2, 4, 5, 6, 13, 15, 33 and 40 – later Saturday service.Routes 2, […]

Read Aloud Delaware holds event, receives $2,000 grant

GEORGETOWN — Read Aloud Delaware has received a grant from Dollar General Literacy Fund to continue its mission.The grant will be used to provide the children’s book “I Am Enough” by Grace Byers to all 3- and 4-year-old students and their teachers at four reading sites in the county including the Frankford Learning Center in […]

Milford planners OKs two new buildings for contractor

MILFORD — The city’s Planning Commission held a meeting that lasted less than 10 minutes Tuesday night, just enough time to review and approve a plan for two buildings in the Greater Milford Business Park.The commissioners reviewed an amended final site plan for the buildings, to be constructed on a lot owned by J.S. Kramer, […]

Bayhealth Primary Care, Milford welcomes Rolfes

MILFORD — Bayhealth Primary Care, Milford welcomes board-certified internal medicine doctor Robert Rolfes, MD.He joins Preeti Gupta, MD; Antonio Zarraga, MD; and Cynthia Zarraga, MD. Dr. Rolfes is now accepting new patients. The practice is part of the Bayhealth Medical Group, a partnership of physicians, their clinical staff, and an administrative support team that operates […]

Bayhealth’s Harvey receives DAISY Award

DOVER — For William (Will) Harvey, who has been with Bayhealth since 2011, it was an act of kindness and opportunity to do something special and meaningful for a patient that earned him a DAISY Award.“Whenever you can utilize your talent to make an impact in someone’s life, take advantage of it,” said Mr. Harvey.Mr. […]